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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

“Every gang leader I have spoken to had a learning disability”
Archbishop Rev Jason Gordon.
Newspaper article,
Friday 18 May 2018

Monday, May 21, 2018

In the recent judgment in the court matter against Jack Warner, Justice Frank Seepersad commented that there was “a culture of kickbacks and corruption” involving the financing of political party campaigns and that “campaign contributions are the functional equivalent of bribes which ensure that...

Sunday, May 20, 2018

I wonder how many of us wearing those beautiful gold chains, bracelets, rings or watches really gave any thought how it became that wonderful treasure you now own.

Sunday, May 20, 2018

When I proposed Trinidad’s Bankruptcy Proceedings legislation to the Government in 2006 following the embarrassing seizure of BWIA’s aircraft in Miami due to non-payment to its lessors and it became law following swift passage in Parliament, I really expected the term “Bankruptcy Proceedings”...

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Lord Roseberry in 1884 described the British Empire as a ‘Commonwealth of Nations.’ Unlike the United Nations, however, it cannot impose sanctions on members since they all have an equal say, regardless of size or economic stature.

Sunday, May 20, 2018

United States President Donald Trump removes his country from an international anti-nuclear arrangement with Iran at the same time that he seeks to have the North Korean President Kim Jong-un agree to a denuclearization agreement. Is there consistent logic in such a move?

Sunday, May 20, 2018

The CCJ changed its guard at the farewell session of the court in Antigua last week for Sir Dennis Byron who ended his judicial career and handed the reins over to Mr Justice Adrian Saunders.

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Fictional diary entry of the widow of a gang leader in Trinidad.

Saturday, May 19, 2018

On March 21 this year, 44 African heads of state and government officials signed the agreement to establish the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) which was initiated by the African Union.

The signing took place in Kigali, Rwanda.

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Last week I ended by characterising the East Indian way of life as one being filled with devotion to country. This devotion is akin to the love and affection that one would have for his/her own mother.

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